Senior Creative (Design and Animation)

Media Zoo is an award-winning creative communication agency, that uses our creative solutions to empower people across the world, through films, campaigns and incredible content. We transform businesses by transforming people in how they think, feel and behave using our creativity as a force for good.

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Creative (Design and Animation) to join our design team. As a Senior Creative (Design & Animation), you will play a vital role in our continued success by ensuring strong creative output and contributing to the overall success of our projects. Reporting to the Art Director + Studio Lead, you will manage multiple projects simultaneously, create structured work that clearly articulates ideas and outputs, and deliver a variety of work across print, digital design, and animation.

This is a role that needs a confident, enthusiastic individual who is comfortable working across various mediums and thrives by working closely with other creatives. This is a great opportunity to put your stamp on a growing and successful team on a mission to reinvent and challenge the industry. You’d be joining a fun and hard-working team who take pride in what we do.

Roles & Responsibilities

Ensure strong creative output that meets the clients needs.
Manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
Create structured work that clearly articulates an idea or output.
Deliver a variety of work across print and digital design and animation.
Process information supplied by clients, strategy, and account services and translate it into effective creative work.
Stay up to date with new innovations and industry trends.
Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and specialists on various types of deliverables, both in long-term projects and reactive capacities.
Apply creative problem-solving skills across multiple platforms and deliverables.
Learn about our clients’ problems and inspire them with innovative creative grounded in business strategy.
Have an understanding of how an idea will translate to a brand, including its actions, appearance, and overall brand experience.
Craft stories, design/build brands, and develop campaign-level thinking and ideas that enhance the consumer experience at every level.
Create engaging content that resonates with audiences.
Contribute to holistic thinking around strategy and creative points of view on social and its translation to a brand experience.
Experience & Requirements

6+ years of agency experience collaborating with international brands.
Strong Portfolio: Demonstrate originality, innovation, and multi-disciplinary thinking through your work.
Mid-Senior experience and skills in both graphic design and animation
Recognition: Have created a world-class campaign that achieved international fame or won multiple international awards.
Demonstrate strong leadership qualities and the ability to organize, motivate, and improve the creative output of those around you.
Go beyond the executional or tactical tasks and come up with innovative thoughts that work across all media.
Positive, open, collaborative, and contagious spirit, who works well with others.
Take initiative and proactively bring new ideas to push forward the creative work and develop client relationships.
Work within budgetary constraints and have experience working with photographers, directors, and vendors.
Manage your time effectively, meet deadlines, and be punctual for meetings while juggling multiple projects.
Contribute to the agency’s culture and take part in activities that foster the agency spirit.
Lean into pitches across capabilities and the wider business when necessary.
Additional Skills

Deep understanding of all platforms and their pitfalls/limitations.
Proficiency in Adobe software, including Photoshop, Premier, and After Effects, and knowledge of their limitations.
Conceptualize category-leading, innovative, and inspiring creative solutions.
Think outside the brief and create work that transforms clients’ businesses.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £50,000.00 per year


Additional leave
Casual dress
Company events
Company pension
Cycle to work scheme
Discounted or free food
Gym membership
Work from home

Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:

London, SW6 2UB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Diploma of Higher Education (preferred)
Work Location: Hybrid remote in London, SW6 2UB